-On this episode we give some updates on the
#LetThemStay campaign, which calls for refugees to remain in Australia rather
than being forced into offshore detention.
-We mainly focus on a recent #LetThemStay banner
drop at the Melbourne Art Centre.
-We play an interview with Gaye Demanuele on this
action and Coggo from the Melbourne Street Medics on this action, as well as how
the Brisbane health care workers refusing to release babies back to the harm of
offshore detention are upholding their duty of care.
-The statement from the two activists who did the
-Defending the effectiveness of the action
despite critiques and shitty media coverage.
-Extending the compassion for children to
highlight the problems of all mandatory detention and offshore processing.
-Extending concern for a dolphin killed for
selfies to more widespread animal abuse.
-The successful campaign to send child abuse
survivors to confront Cardinal Pell.
-For more information on this episode and for
links to all of the stories and clips from it, go to: http://progressivepodcastaustralia.com/2016/02/20/126/